- drought resistant,
- can be an effective replacement for a lawn,
- can withstand some trampling.
This deliciously-scented 'creeping camomile' (smells like pine resin or camphor??) is simply irresistible.
In April and May it produces little daisy flowers and the foliage is an attractive green all year round.
Plant between paving stones, in a chessboard pattern instead of a lawn (3 pots per square metre), under shrubs or in pots. No shortage of planting possibilities!
Height: 5 to -10 cm.
Grow in the sun in ordinary soil, which can be poor, dry and sandy.
Maintenance: cut with a strimmer or lawn mower after flowering.
Matricaria tchihatchewi after flowering, a green carpet all year round!
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: less than 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Flower colour: white
- Flowering period: spring flowers
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